Midcentury Modern Home of ‘Spongebob SquarePants’ Creator Sells in Bidding War to Billionaire

By James McClain Well, that didn’t take long. Only a month after it first popped up for sale, the stunningly preserved San Marino home of the late Stephen Hillenburg has sold for about $5.1 million in an all-cash deal — an almost unbelievable $1.1 million more than the $4 million asking price and more than double what the “Spongebob… Keep reading

Deasy Penner Podley Welcomes Partner Jake Lazere

deasypennerpodley is excited to announce Jake Lazere as a new agent to our Pasadena family. A licensed Realtor who is trained as an architect, Jake Lazere brings over a decade of experience in architecture to his real estate clients, ensuring that your home buying, renovating, and selling experience is guided by industry knowledge. Jake has worked at… Keep reading

DPP Shred Event 2021

Our annual DPP Shred Event is something we look forward to every year as a fun way to connect with clients and help the environment as well. Last weekend, our socially-distanced Shred Event took place at several DPP office locations. DPP staff, agents and their clients gathered as massive paper-shredding trucks arrived at our Pasadena,… Keep reading

Townhomes By Top Architects Ready For Sale

By Billy Taylor Located at 610 S. Van Ness Ave., Windsor Row intersects the bustling and hip Korea-town neighborhood with the leafy residential streets of Windsor Square and nearby Hancock Park. Replacing a run-down house and crumbling parking lot full of abandoned vehicles, the new townhouse project is made up of two facing contemporary four-story… Keep reading

After a Soulful Remix, a Mid-Century Ranch Asks $2.4M in Southern California

By Kathryn M. Originally built in 1950, this ranch-style house near the edge of the Arroyo in Pasadena, California, remained in the hands of one family before the current owner, Kirsten Blazek—founder and creative director of home staging and interior design company A1000xBetter—gave it an expert upgrade. “The property stands out due to its exceptional,… Keep reading

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